TFS Agile Planning Tools

Video Description

Learn how to setup,configure and run a TFS Agile Project using Scrum methodology

About This Video

  • Start small and then dive deep into the Agile Planning tools that are included in Team Foundation Server.

  • Get engaged with this demo-rich video course.

  • Learn everything you need to get started with Team Foundation Server Agile Tools today.

  • Clear and concise information, tips and tricks, step by step guidance

  • In Detail

    In this video course, we will be introduced to the Agile Planning Tools. Once a Team Project is created we will look at the various aspects of Agile Planning in TFS. Once completed, you will understand how to setup, configure and run a TFS Agile Project using the Scrum methodology.

    TFS Agile Planning Tools will allow you to be the expert. You will learn how to setup and configure Team Foundation Server for a Scum project. After that we will guide you through a deep-dive into how to work with the planning tools.

    Table of Contents

    1. Chapter 1 : Initiating a Team Project
      1. The Course Overview 00:03:46
      2. Organizing a Project in TFS 00:09:38
      3. Understanding Process Templates 00:17:26
      4. Creating a New Team Project 00:10:44
      5. Review Team Project Artifacts 00:05:55
    2. Chapter 2 : Work Item Primer
      1. Overview of Work Items 00:23:44
      2. Traceability Between Work Items 00:15:12
      3. Creating Custom Queries 00:07:14
      4. Work Item Charting 00:04:53
      5. Work Item Tagging 00:04:48
      6. Configuring Project Notifications 00:05:22
    3. Chapter 3 : Creating the Project Backlog
      1. Examining Requirement Types 00:06:03
      2. Creating Product Backlog Items 00:05:35
      3. Creating Requirement Hierarchies Using Features 00:08:10
      4. The Importance of Acceptance Criteria 00:05:36
    4. Chapter 4 : Agile Estimation
      1. Introduction to Estimation 00:07:22
      2. Using Story Points 00:04:23
      3. Planning Poker and Other Popular Estimation Techniques 00:06:35
      4. Adding Your Estimates to TFS Work Items 00:03:44
    5. Chapter 5 : Working from the Product Backlog
      1. Introducing the Kanban Board 00:06:38
      2. Entering and Editing Details on the Kanban Board 00:08:54
      3. Customizing the Kanban Board 00:11:35
      4. Recording our Definition of Done (DoD) 00:05:23
      5. Understanding the Cumulative Flow Diagram 00:05:30
    6. Chapter 6 : Working in Sprints
      1. Sprint Schedule and Team Capacity 00:14:45
      2. Set Sprint Backlog Using Forecasting 00:10:27
      3. Decompose Requirements Into Tasks 00:08:20
      4. Using Burndown Charts to Track Progress 00:07:15
      5. Monitor Work Using the Task Board 00:04:39
      6. Conducting an Efficient Sprint Retrospective 00:05:25

    Product Information

    • Title: TFS Agile Planning Tools
    • Author(s): Paul Hacker
    • Release date: July 2017
    • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
    • ISBN: 9781788297059